Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

PARASAIL (R8x40) 3C (4Cset) Livia Kohn Suncoast Collection

1- 8 1s dance down the middle and back to 2nd place (2s step up on bars 3-4)
9-16 2s and 3s cast into a clockwise chase back to places while 1s cast into a clockwise chase ½ way, 1s turn RH 1¼ to face 1st corners
17-24 1s dance pass and turn with corners; at the end 1s dance in toward each other, pull RSh back to face 1st corners again
25-32 Interrupted Hello-Goodbye setting:-
' 1s set to 1st corner and partner, turn ¾ RH to face 2nd corners
' Repeat with 2nd corner, end on own side in 2nd place, facing down. 213
33-40 1s dance reels of 3 on the sides, (1s dance out and down to begin)

Second time:- 1s and 4s continue reeling for 2 bars (4s to 3rd place, 1s to 4th place) as new 1s begin

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)

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